Monthly Archives: March 2015

Free office goods and furniture

Prestamex House is vacating this week, and many hundreds of items of office goods and furniture are available to community groups, citizens and small businesses for free. Please email Cat at if you are interested in viewing or picking

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Disability awareness workshop

Community Works are running a Disability Awareness workshop with local specialist providers the Fed and Brighton & Hove Speak Out. Tues 7th April, 10am – 1pm, Community Base 113 Queens Road.  Fees vary from £25-£45. For more information contact or

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Seed funding for community-university partnership projects

Seed funding aims to support the development of new or early partnership working between academic staff at the University of Brighton and local community organisations. Each year they invite new partnerships to make applications for up to £5000 to make

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Monitoring, Evaluation, Impact

Two further workshops on evaluation and making the most of your data are being held for Community Works members. The workshops are an opportunity to explore monitoring, evaluation and impact through the practical learning of bringing together a Data Management

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Survey on community food

Brighton and Hove Food Partnership are doing a survey to find out about all kinds of places where people eat together in groups. The survey is at They would like to hear from places people eat together in groups

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Piggy Bank Fund deadline extended to 17th April

The Piggy Bank Fund provides small grants of around £500 for projects that benefit young people aged 13-19 in Whitehawk, Manor Farm and Bristol Estate. Applicants will need to fill out an application form, and provide a one minute video

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Jewson Building Better Communities project funding

Deadline 12/04/15. Jewson are awarding funding of between £1,000 and £50,000 to community projects. Examples of projects: a new roof for your village hall, a sensory garden for local school children or the renovation of a long-forgotten community building. Works

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RAISE Challenge Fund grants available to support innovative ideas

RAISE Challenge Fund grants are available to support community and voluntary organisations across the South East with grants in the region of £2,500 – £10,000 to help develop leadership and vision, unlock potential and develop innovative ideas. Examples of projects

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Women’s Empowerment Fund grants of £2,000 to £20,000

The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) is launching a call for applications for a Women’s Empowerment Fund. The Fund is £250k in total and voluntary and community groups whose primary objective is to work with women in the

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Free video production workshop

The Media Trust is running an introductory workshop for charitable and community groups to help them understand how they can create video content that will enable them to amplify their campaigns and calls to action. When: 13 May 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm,

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